Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

SLOAN-Edward Thomas

Edward Thomas SLOANAge: 31 years18861918

Name
Edward Thomas SLOAN
Given names
Edward Thomas
Surname
SLOAN
Birth calculated October 1886 24 29
Note: Aged 29 years and 10 months when he joined the army in May 1916.
Marriage of parentsRobert SLOANJanet CALDWELLView this family
about 1886
Citation details: 6058/1886 SLOAN ROBERT CALDWELL JANET COOMA
Birth of a brotherAlfred John A SLOAN
about 1887 (Age 3 months)
Citation details: 27298/1887 SLOAN ALFRED J A ROBERT JANET COOMA
Birth of a brotherNathaniel Charles SLOAN
about 1889 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: 26543/1889 SLOAN NATHANIEL C ROBERT JANET COOMA
Birth of a sisterRebecca Agnes SLOAN
about 1890 (Age 3 years)
Citation details: 10748/1890 SLOAN REBECCA A ROBERT JANET COOMA
Birth of a brotherRobert Arthur SLOAN
about 1891 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: 11043/1891 SLOAN ROBERT A ROBERT JANET COOMA
Birth of a sisterMargaret M SLOAN
about 1892 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: 11167/1892 SLOAN MARGARET M ROBERT JANET COOMA
Birth of a brotherWilliam Walter SLOAN
about 1894 (Age 7 years)
Citation details: 6914/1894 SLOAN WILLIAM W ROBERT JANET BOMBALA
Birth of a sisterJanet Louisa SLOAN
about 1894 (Age 7 years)
Citation details: 6915/1894 SLOAN JANET L ROBERT JANET BOMBALA
Birth of a sisterEsther Elizabeth SLOAN
about 1895 (Age 8 years)
Citation details: 11209/1895 SLOAN ESTHER E ROBERT JANET BOMBALA
Birth of a brotherDavid J H SLOAN
about 1896 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: 29114/1896 SLOAN DAVID J H ROBERT JANET BOMBALA
Death of a brotherDavid J H SLOAN
about 1896 (Age 9 years)
Citation details: 12939/1896 SLOAN DAVID J H ROBERT JANET BOMBALA
Birth of a brotherGeorge Ernest “Ernie” SLOAN
calculated September 1897 (Age 10 years)
Note: Ernie stated that he was 18 and 5/12 years of age at the time of his enrollment in the AIF.
Birth of a brotherVictor H SLOAN
about 1899 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: 19245/1899 SLOAN VICTOR H ROBERT JANET BOMBALA
Death of a brotherVictor H SLOAN
about 1899 (Age 12 years)
Citation details: 12295/1899 SLOAN VICTOR H ROBERT JANET BOMBALA
Birth of a brotherFrederick Cecil SLOAN
about 1901 (Age 14 years)
Citation details: 1630/1901 SLOAN FREDERICK C ROBERT JANET BOMBALA
Military
Private No. 3880 of the 30th Battalion
Type: Enrolled
May 5, 1916 (Age 29 years)
Address: Royal Agricultural Society Showgrounds
Agency: Australian Imperial Force

Sloan - George Ernest and Edward Thomas
Sloan - George Ernest and Edward Thomas

Note: Image kindly provided by Jady Walker.
Note: Ernie is on the left with Ted on the right. Image kindly provided by Jady Walker.

MarriageAgnes MURDOCHView this family
July 1, 1916 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 10992/1916 SLOAN EDWARD T MURDOCH AGNES ANNANDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Marriage of a siblingNathaniel Charles SLOANBlanche Celia DURASSView this family
about 1916 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 15205/1916 SLOAN NATHANIEL C DURASS BLANCHE C PENRITH
Marriage of a siblingWilliam Walter SLOANLillian Bessie M DEARView this family
July 30, 1916 (Age 29 years)
Citation details: 12034/1916 SLOAN WILLIAM W DEAR LILIAN B M COOMA
Military
Type: Embarked on HMAT "Anchises". Disembarked at Plymouth, England 11/10/1916.
August 24, 1916 (Age 29 years)
Agency: Australian Infantry Force
Note: Ted and his younger brother Ernie both embarked.
Sloan - Edward Thomas - Card to sister Janet?
Sloan - Edward Thomas - Card to sister Janet?

Note: Image kindly provided by Jady Walker.

Marriage of a siblingPercy DOWNJanet Louisa SLOANView this family
about 1917 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 8913/1917 DOWN PERCY SLOAN JANET L PARRAMATTA
Marriage of a siblingArthur DOWNEsther Elizabeth SLOANView this family
about 1917 (Age 30 years)
Citation details: 3728/1917 DOWN ARTHUR SLOAN ESTHER E SYDNEY
Personal Letters May 30, 1917 (Age 30 years)
Associate: Agnes MURDOCHwife
Letter addressee: Janet Louisa SLOANyounger sister
Sloan - Edward Thomas - Letter to sister Janet
Sloan - Edward Thomas - Letter to sister Janet

Note: Image kindly provided by Jady Walker.
Note: This letter also includes information regarding the death of David Blyton and also mentions his brothers Ernie and Bob. He also mentions a Jim Caldwell who, I presume, is a relative of his Mother. Image kindly provided by Jady Walker.


Sloan - Edward Thomas - Letter
Sloan - Edward Thomas - Letter

Note: In this letter Ted mentions his brother Will and his wife. Image kindly provided by Jady Walker.

Death June 20, 1918 (Age 31 years)
Cause of death: Killed in action from head wounds suffered from high explosive shell.
Military
Type: Newspaper article
January 25, 1919 (7 months after death)
Agency: Australian Imperial Force
Publication: Newspaper; Parramatta, NSW; 1888 - 1950
Citation details: 25 January 1919, page 10
Sloan Brother - World War I
Sloan Brother - World War I

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Burial
Address: Grave/Memorial Reference No. I.F. 12
Cemetery: Franvillers Communal Cemetery
Note: Franvillers is a village and district in the Department of the Somme, and stands on high ground abov…


Sloan - Edward Thomas
Sloan - Edward Thomas

Note: Downloaded from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1886Cooma, , New South Wales, Australia
10 months
himself
15 months
younger brother
Alfred John A SLOAN
Birth: about 1887 25 30Cooma, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1958Auburn, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Nathaniel Charles SLOAN
Birth: about 1889 27 32Cooma, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 25, 1954Penrith, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
Sloan - Robert ArthurRobert Arthur SLOAN
Birth: about 1891 29 34Cooma, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 18, 1918France
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
1 year
younger sister
Sloan - Janet LouisaJanet Louisa SLOAN
Birth: about 1894 32 37Bombala, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1978New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
David J H SLOAN
Birth: about 1896 34 39Bombala, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1896Bombala, , New South Wales, Australia
21 months
younger brother
Sloan - George ErnestGeorge Ernest “Ernie” SLOAN
Birth: calculated September 1897 35 40Bungarry, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1962Parramatta, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger brother
Victor H SLOAN
Birth: about 1899 37 42Bombala, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1899Bombala, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Frederick Cecil SLOAN
Birth: about 1901 39 44Bombala, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1980Wodonga, , Victoria, Australia
Family with Agnes MURDOCH - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: July 1, 1916Annandale, , New South Wales, Australia
Robert Charles BLYTON + Agnes MURDOCH - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: October 26, 1921Marrickville, , New South Wales, Australia
11 months
step-son

BirthMilitary Record WW I - SLOAN Edward Thomas
MilitaryMilitary Record WW I - SLOAN Edward Thomas
MarriageS - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 10992/1916 SLOAN EDWARD T MURDOCH AGNES ANNANDALE
Quality of data: primary evidence
MilitaryMilitary Record WW I - SLOAN Edward Thomas
DeathMilitary Record WW I - SLOAN Edward Thomas
DeathWritten note by W.H. (Bill) Hudson
DeathWorld War I Nominal Roll
MilitaryNewspaper - The Cumberland Argus and Fruitgrowers Advocate
Publication: Newspaper; Parramatta, NSW; 1888 - 1950
Citation details: 25 January 1919, page 10
BurialMilitary Record WW I - SLOAN Edward Thomas
BurialWritten note by W.H. (Bill) Hudson